Allergies

Cetirizine – Whatever You Do, Don’t Take This Allergy Medication

You already know that over-the-counter drugs aren’t necessarily safe just because they’re easy to buy. But there is one popular over-the-counter drug you should never take… because once you do you may never be able to stop taking it — unless you are willing to brave some terrible withdrawal symptoms. The drug I’m talking about […]

Is A Bad Hay Fever Season On The Cards?

Hay fever is an allergic reaction to pollen that causes the immune system to release inflammatory chemicals, in particular histamine, which is responsible for most of these symptoms. Tree pollen affects sufferers in the spring, with grass pollen taking over from May onwards.

This year, news reports are warning that Britain is facing a drought due to a lack of April showers and an unseasonably dry winter. So, the question for many allergy sufferers is: How will these dry conditions affect us?

Dust Mite Allergy: Could Nasaleze Provide The Solution?

Dust mites come in right behind pollen as the second most common cause of allergic reactions. A protein contained in dust mite faeces and skin sheddings can prompt reactions that range from the mild (itchy nose) to the extreme (severe asthma). For many people who have a dust mite allergy, a powdered plant extract may be the only defence they need. In previous e-Alerts I’ve told you about several trials that have tested a remarkable product called Nasaleze…